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Côte d'Ivoire

Guillaume Kigbafori Soro

Date of Birth: 8 May 1972
Place of Birth: Diawala, Côte d'Ivoire


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Between the wars

The two sides in the conflict are more divided than ever; the rebels now talk seriously of secession and Guillaume Soro, Secretary General of the main rebel Mouvement Patriotique de la Côte d'Ivoire, has announced plans to pay their forces a regular wage...


After the phoney war

The rebels seem to be trying to whip up support for renewed hostilities and the events in Abidjan have diverted attention from a growing rift between MPCI political leader Guillaume Soro and his Paris-based rival Ibrahim Coulibaly (AC Vol 44 No 17) and from more accusations of extrajudicial killings by 'overzealous' rebel soldiers...


Next year in Paris

Gbagbo wants to show his domestic supporters that he's a serious international player but equally, that he calls the shots in the cold (and occasionally hot) war with the Forces Nouvelles, spearheaded by Guillaume Soro and the Mouvement Patriotique de Côte d'Ivoire...


We interrupt . . .

A ceasefire signed on 3 May between Gbagbo and Guillaume Soro, head of the Mouvement Patriotique de la Côte d'Ivoire (MPCI) and de facto ruler of the rebel-held north, is in peril (AC Vol 44 No 18)...


Another year, another plot

Gbagbo told MPCI leader Guillaume Soro on 4 September 'If IB had carried out his coup, it would be bad for me, but it wouldn't be good for you either,' but Gbagbo is apparently hoping to win public sympathy by depicting himself as the victim of a vast plot by his opponents...


Paris plotters

IB's relations with Ivorian opposition leader Alassane Ouattara have deteriorated and he is said to be jealous of Guillaume Soro, head of the Mouvement Patriotique de la Côte d'Ivoire, for taking the mantle he feels is rightly his...


Tout sauf Gbagbo?

Always highly political, the Fédération Estudiantine et Scolaire de la Côte d'Ivoire (FESCI) has been given new significance by the elevation of its former leader Guillaume Soro to rebel chief, Communications Minister, and de facto ruler of northern Côte d'Ivoire...


Foul play

He must take much of the blame for letting the ethnic genie out of the bottle and must now negotiate with Guillaume Soro, Secretary General of the Mouvement Patriotique de la Côte d'Ivoire (MPCI), whom he detained in the mid-1990s when he was leader of the students' union, the Fédération Estudiantine et Scolaire de la Côte d'Ivoire (FESCI)...


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